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Most Common Places Interns Get Hired

Most Common Places Interns Get Hired

A recent study performed by LinkedIn that in reviews over 300 million of its member profiles, found that those that interned with accounting companies had a better chance at landing a full time job. As a matter of fact 59% of interns with accounting firms went on to full time employment. So if you are looking

Unemployed? Here’s What You Need to Do

Unemployed? Here’s What You Need to Do

Unemployment rates are high and the downtime that you will have to endure while searching for a job will likely be longer than you’d like or expect. On average it takes about 24 business days to fill positions, but there are things that you can do during the waiting process. Here are the top things



Confuse Students to Keep Them Engaged

Confuse Students to Keep Them Engaged

In recent years, Professor Sidney D’Mello of the University of Notre Dame and Professor Arthur Graesser of the University of Memphis, conducted an interesting experiment trying to understand the delicate relationship between learning and confusion. Remarkable results were gained, which may change the face of learning as we know it. Most view confusion in schools

College Degrees are Still Worth It

College Degrees are Still Worth It

For those college students that are wondering if the pursuit of a college degree is still a decent investment. The answer is simple – absolutely. Economists, Jaison Abel and Richard Deitz, are reporting that the completion of bachelor’s degree programs is around 14 to 15 percent since the year 2000. The suspected reasons for the


Confidence in Online Ed on the Upswing

Confidence in Online Ed on the Upswing

Online learning is becoming more trusted than ever according to the most recent Gallup poll. Out of a random sample of roughly 1,000 U.S. adults, many selected “agree” or “strongly agree” when asked about colleges that offer high quality online education. The poll results show that 37% of adults feel that online courses actually provide




Gaming Meets Higher Education

Gaming Meets Higher Education

Gaming is breaking into higher education as of late. We have seen the introduction of gamification by MIT and also have seen its praises being sung by the job industry. Now there is a shift towards incorporating gaming of some sort into the college curriculum. Gaming is so popular among college aged students that the shift


How to be an Active Interviewee

How to be an Active Interviewee

Something that we can all relate to is the feeling that a job interview is more like an interrogation than a conversation. Well we’re going to give you a few easy pointers to make your next interview feel more like a conversation than an interrogation. During your next interview, try to practice what author, Eric


Which Online Learning Classes are Most Popular for Women?

Which Online Learning Classes are Most Popular for Women?

A survey recently released by Western International University showed that women tend to view online degrees as more attainable than traditional in school degree programs. This has left researchers wondering which online courses in a massive open online course (MOOC) landscape are being selected by today’s female college students. To find the answer to this


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